October 23, 1945

Today In History

Jackie Robinson signs his first contract with Branch Rickey to play with the Montreal Royals of the International League - It had a $3,500 bonus and $600 per month salary.

Remember When

The Zapruder Film | JFK is Assassinated in Dallas, Texas
This copy was made before Life magazine damaged frames in their copy.
Isiah Thomas
U.S. Open Golf Trivia and fascinating Information
For you golf enthusiasts, Here is some fun trivia to warm up with 1. Who is the oldest player to win the U.S. Open? 2. Which player won or was runner-up eight times in a nine- year period? 3. Name the only player to lose three U.S. Opens in a playoff? 4. Of the three men who have shot 63 in the U.S. Open, name the only player who didn't go on to win? 5. Who was the last player to win the U.S. Open with a 72- hole score over par? 6. Who was the last player to win in his first U.S. Open? 7. Who are the only two players to win the U.S. Open with all four rounds in the 60s? 8. Which player set the U.S. Open record with a nine-hole 29, then matched it a year later? U.S. Open Golf Trivia Answers 1. Hale Irwin, 45 2. Bobby Jones. 3. Arnold Palmer 4. Tom Weiskopf 5. Andy North, 1-over 285, at Cherry Hills in 1985 6. Francis Ouimet in 1913 7. Lee Trevino (1968 at Oak Hill) and Lee Janzen (1993 at Baltusrol) 8. Neal Lancaster
Song of the Day
Deep Purple | Smoke on the Water
Bing Crosby and Dean Martin sing this medley from Bing's April 13, 1970 show
Explore America
NEW YORK CITY - The Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

Let's Celebrate!

TV Show of the Day
Rhoda - season 4 - Blind Date
Dr. Walter Dishell discusses writing a "M*A*S*H" episode with Alan Alda | Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce in MASH
Mickey Mantle discusses hitting with Ted Williams of the Boston Red Sox
Interview of the Day
John Lennon bitches about McCartney on the Dick Cavett Show
Ray Kroc and McDonald's History
Classic The Four Tops & The Temptations perform LIVE

CLASSIC AMERICAN IMAGES

Invasion of Pearl Harbor

Neil Armstrong takes first steps on the moon

The Boston Marathon starts every year in Hopkinton

Rafting down the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon

Little League World Series in Williamsport, PA

Invasion of Pearl Harbor

Neil Armstrong takes first steps on the moon

The Boston Marathon starts every year in Hopkinton

Rafting down the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon

Little League World Series in Williamsport, PA

They seem to be mentioned together a lot!

The Twin Towers

Bird and Magic

Tinker to Evans

Wilt and Bill

Dizzy and Daffy

The Twin Towers

Bird and Magic

Tinker to Evans

Wilt and Bill

Dizzy and Daffy

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